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Oxford companion to Australian literature

Wilde, W. H.

Oxford companion to Australian literature

by Wilde, W. H.

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Published by Oxford University Press Australia in Melbourne, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Australian literature -- Dictionaries.,
  • Australian literature -- Bio-bibliography.,
  • Authors, Australian -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam W. Wilde, Joy Hooton, Barry Andrews.
    SeriesOxford reference
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9600.2 .E55 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 760 p. ;
    Number of Pages760
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1755884M
    ISBN 100195532732
    LC Control Number92100539

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